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Lydia Clarke (1923–2018)


Lydia Clarke came to Chicago in 1941, at the age of 18, and graduated from Northwestern University in 1945. She worked in summer stock at the Belfry Theater in Williams Bay, Wisconsin, and with the University Players at Northwestern. After graduating, she had four years of professional experience in the east, and in late December, 1949 and into ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Atomic City Martha Addison
(1952)
Will Penny Mrs. Fraker
(1967)
Bad for Each Other Rita Thornburg
(1953)
Mother Lode Camera and Electrical Department
(1982)

Filmography

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 1967 Will Penny
Mrs. Fraker
 1953 Bad for Each Other
Rita Thornburg
 1953 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series)
- Elegy (1953)
 1950-1952 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
Mother
- Captain-General of the Armies (1952) ... Mother
 1952 The Atomic City
Martha Addison
 1952 The Greatest Show on Earth
Circus Girl (uncredited)
Hide Hide Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (3 credits)
 2011 Charlton Heston & Ben-Hur: A Personal Journey (Video documentary) (16mm archive footage - as Lydia Clarke Heston)
 1982 Mother Lode (still photographer - as Lydia Clarke Heston)
 1971 The Omega Man (still photographer - uncredited)
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 2001 The Making of 'Midway' (Video documentary short) (special thanks - as Lydia Clarke Heston)
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 2011 Charlton Heston & Ben-Hur: A Personal Journey (Video documentary)
Herself, wife of Charlton Heston (as Lydia Clarke Heston)
 2003 Lasting Love (TV Movie documentary)
Herself
 2002 20/20 (TV Series documentary)
Herself
- Episode dated 20 December 2002 (2002) ... Herself
 1995 Biography (TV Series documentary)
Herself, Wife
- Charlton Heston: For All Seasons (1995) ... Herself, Wife
 1981 This Is Your Life: 30th Anniversary Special (TV Movie documentary)
Herself
 1980 The John Davidson Show (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode dated 3 November 1980 (1980) ... Herself
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 2017 Jeopardy! (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode #34.52 (2017) ... Herself (uncredited)
 2011 Making the Boys (Documentary)
Herself (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Detective Story. Drama/melodrama. Written by Sidney S. Kingsley. Scenic Design by Boris Aronson. Directed by Sidney Kingsley. Hudson Theatre (moved to The Broadhurst Theatre from 3 Jul 1950- close): 23 Mar 1949- 12 Aug 1950 (581 performances). Cast: Ralph Bellamy (as "Detective McLeod"), Meg Mundy (as "Mary McLeod"), Jean Adair... See more »

Alternate Names:

Lydia Clarke Heston
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Trivia:

A breast cancer survivor, she underwent a mastectomy in 1991. See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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